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Unformatted text preview: absorption with the environment? The finger-like projections increase the surface area of the intestine for maximum absorption of nutrients, one of the primary functions of the small intestine. 3. (2pts) Where might pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium be found in the animal body? Mucous membranes nasal passages, trachea 4. (2pts) Carbohydrates are first digested (broken down) in the _________. ( mouth )...
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course BIO 311D taught by Professor Reichler during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08